Lancaster University


Client: Lancaster University

Lancaster University is among the best in the country – not only in the top 10 of all three major league tables, but also ranked highly for student satisfaction, employment and research, with the top ranking of Gold in the Teaching Excellence Framework 2017.Lancaster has a world-class reputation for research and teaching excellence, with many of their academics leaders within their fields of study and the subjects consistently highly ranked in major league tables.One of only a handful of British universities with a collegiate system, each of the 12,000 students belongs to a specific college, making for a dynamic and diverse community on one of the safest campuses in the UK.Lancaster boasts a global community of over 138,000 alumni in more than 180 countries across the world. see less

Project: The future of the students’ union: scenario planning

Lancaster University Students’ Union or LUSU was going through a period of change in 2014 and wanted to understand the different options for its future. Tom created a bespoke scenario planning programme, engaging students and staff to explore the possibilities.

Project Type: Consultant

Category: Future of Humanity

Tags: client-story, foresight, future education, strategy, youth

Tom Cheesewright